Dr. David Armesto, MD

Dr. David Armesto, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. David Armesto, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Mechanicsburg, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2025 Technology Pkwy Ste 103

Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 17 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Armesto performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Eye Infections
very high
more than 96% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Armesto's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Armesto "Our goal is to provide the best ophthalmic care possible in an efficient, patient friendly manner. Our staff is dedicated to very accessible patient oriented service"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

78  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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16  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Transplant Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Saint Bonaventure University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Buffalo General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of Texas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • 1st Cavalry Division Flight Surgeon
    Other Education | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Armesto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Armesto's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Armesto to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Armesto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Very argumentative in follow ups after cataracts removed. I had the bifocal lens put in both eyes and have had a good result except for the night driving because of "halos" . That doesn't adequately describe the impact of headlights on your vision. It us more like fractured light. Dr Armesto...more
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Dr Armesto did cataract surgery on both my parents & they results are amazing! They were so pleased with the care that was provided by both Dr Armesto & his staff!
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Dr Armesto removed a Pterygium from my left eye,prior to this I had a difficult time reading penciled numbers in my checkbook,never adjusted to bifocals . Since the removal I am now able to watch TV,read with my bifocals and see many things clearly that were not clear for several years. It is...more
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